denim shorts. it's not life threatening issue but it is something that has shoppers on alert. >> i would not want someone to cut me. they need more security. it is rare to hear that in the small -- this mall. >> five times in the last six months something like this has occurred, happening at the marshals in greenbrier, forever 21 at fair oaks, and h&m in tysons corner, each time praying on distracted girls. >> he is either throwing them on the floor or wrestling them. when a woman is distracted, she turns around and she feels a sharp sudden burst of pain. >> the wounds in the buttocks were not deep enough to require stitching, but enough to destroy her shorts and cause pain.